More than just an airline – AirAsia is increasingly shifting its focus to non-airline businesses as it journeys to travel and lifestyle platform

As fuel costs, the economic slowdown and intensified competition continue to affect the aviation industry, more airlines are turning to alternate sources of revenue in…..

Air France debuts new look interior for the 777-300ERs that primarily serve its Caribbean and Indian Ocean network as new Paris Orly long-haul lounge comes online

In 2020, Air France is continuing its strategy to move its products and services “upmarket”. The latest move to deliver a “homogenised” product sees the…..

American confirms Jun-2020 return for Boeing 737 MAX, but overhang continues to plague Southwest, while non-operator Delta sees ‘some benefit’ from its grounding

The uncertain return of the Boeing 737 MAX is one of the biggest overhang in the global aviation industry during 2020, and no one airline…..

CHECK IN! – latest hotel highlights from across the globe

The Blue Swan Daily brings you the second of this week’s round up of some of the latest accommodation news from across the globe. The…..

The global aeropolitical and regulatory landscape – a patchwork of regional variations

It is now 75 years since the aviation regulatory framework was established, and with the evolution of the industry many believe it is time for…..

Etihad’s ‘eco-flight’ highlights the sustainability initiatives that could deliver road map for future air travel practices, both in the air and on the ground

When Etihad Airways’ flight EY57 touched down in Brussels shortly before 7am on 13-Jan-2020 it marked the conclusion of a special ‘eco-flight’ from Abu Dhabi,…..

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EMEA appointment highlights of the months – Nov/Dec 2019

The travel, tourism and aviation industries in the EMEA region witness policy and upper level changes on a daily basis. It is important to not…..

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Americas appointment highlights of the months – Nov/Dec 2019

The travel, tourism and aviation industries in the Americas region witness policy and upper level changes on a daily basis. It is important to not…..

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ASPAC appointment highlights of the months – Nov/Dec 2019

The travel, tourism and aviation industries in the ASPAC region witness policy and upper level changes on a daily basis. It is important to not…..

Advancing Africa – an update on latest travel developments across the Continent

Is the African market finally ready to fulfil its full potential? Will a new more open approach to air connectivity finally open the door to…..